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What: Shares of Broadcom
So what: For the second quarter, the chip maker booked $0.72 in adjusted earnings on $1.8 billion in revenue. Analysts were expecting just $0.63 a share on roughly the same amount of revenue, according to Yahoo! Finance.
Now what: The report overshadowed an otherwise down day for chips, led by a 2% drop in shares of NVIDIA
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